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Le Corbusier Line breaks: Le Cor|bu¦sier
Pronunciation: /ˌlə kɔːˈbjuːzɪeɪ/
/lə kɔʀbyzje/

Definition of Le Corbusier in English:

( 1887–1965), French architect and town planner, born in Switzerland; born Charles Édouard Jeanneret. A pioneer of the International Style, he developed theories on functionalism, the use of new materials and industrial techniques, and the Modulor, a modular system of standard-sized units.

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